15. 08. 2017, comments: 0, views 233x
Documentary Freedom under Load was awarded at International Mountain Film Festival in in Swiss - FIFAD with the prize Diable d'Or – cat. Culture du Monde. The FIFAD festival took place in Les Diablerets during 5.-12.8.2017 and belongs to the most important festivals of its kind. more
27. 03. 2017, comments: 0, views 1220x
18th international mountain and adventure film festival Mountains and City took place in Bratislava, Slovakia, 22.-26.3.2017. GRAND PRIX was given to the documentary Freedom under Load.
The statement of the jury: „Outstanding documentary about Tatra´s porters. High quality of the film, and unique porter´s craft, which more a lifestyle than a proffession."
19. 02. 2017, comments: 0, views 1571x
The documentary about porters in High Tatras Freedom under Load was awarded in Canada. Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival took place between 10.-19. February and covers all aspects of mountain sports and culture. The film competition was particularly fierce this year with 98 films from around the world. Freedom under Load was awarded as Best Mountain Culture Film.
Quote from Joni Cooper - jury member:
"Exquisite in both image and pace, this film opened our eyes to a tradition that has not been abandoned despite contemporary methods. It took us along step by step, so we could experience the wisdom being shared, listen to the sounds and silence, and appreciate the immense beauty along the way." more